Monthly Archives: June 2018

Rockwood Academy confirmed as a UCL Centre for Holocaust Education Beacon School

We are delighted to announce that Rockwood Academy has been confirmed as a Beacon School for Holocaust Education. Throughout the next academic year we will collaborate with partner schools, disseminating best practice and improving the teaching of the Holocaust in schools. As a Beacon School we will serve as a dynamic hub co-ordinating a network

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Year 11 Graduation Evening

On Friday, 22nd June 2018 we said ‘good bye’ to our Year 11 students during our Graduation Evening. It was a time to come together to celebrate successes and to reflect upon the students’ 5 year journey at Rockwood Academy. Staff were very proud of ‘their’ students as they had nurtured and encouraged them throughout

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Year 10 Girls meet the Minister for Defence at Sandhurst

Our Year 10 girls were flying the flag for women in STEM jobs at a careers fair on 24th May 2018 at the UK’s elite military academy at Sandhurst. They had the opportunity to gain first hand experience of the exciting and challenging job opportunities that the forces have to offer. The Rockwood students enjoyed

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U 13 Boys win Cricket Competition at RSA Academy Tipton

Our CORE value excellence was demonstrated by our Year 7 and 8 boys winning the cricket competition at the RSA Academy in Tipton on 11th June 2018. Not only did they emerge victoriously at the end of the tournament, but they also remained unbeaten throughout the competition that featured 16 teams from across the West

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